Manjit Bhatia

Manjit Bhatia

Manjit Bhatia is research director of AsiaRisk, an economic and political risk consultancy.

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Opinion | To avert a pandemic catastrophe, wealthy nations need to help the world’s poorest

Wealthy nations have to extend help beyond their borders to the world’s poorest countries, or risk Covid-19 ravaging inadequate health care systems, overcrowded jails and refugee camps – bringing global catastrophe.

5 Apr 2020 - 8:19PM

Wealthy nations have to extend help beyond their borders to the world’s poorest countries, or risk Covid-19 ravaging inadequate health care systems, overcrowded jails and refugee camps – bringing global catastrophe.

To avert a pandemic catastrophe, wealthy nations need to help the world’s poorest
‘Australians first’ ban on 457 visa scheme for skilled migrants will only hurt the economy
As Erdogan tightens his grip on power, it’s now or never for Turkey’s opposition parties
If Suu Kyi can offer no hope to the Rohingya, cutting off the cash flow to Myanmar may work
In divided America, a United States no more
Duterte’s war on drugs in the Philippines can’t hide his policy incompetence
Turkey’s attempted putsch cements the position of its divisive leader

Manjit Bhatia expects Recep Tayyip Erdogan to use last week’s failed coup to purge his rivals and tighten his control of the country’s institutions

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

Manjit Bhatia expects Recep Tayyip Erdogan to use last week’s failed coup to purge his rivals and tighten his control of the country’s institutions

Turkey’s attempted putsch cements the position of its divisive leader
Whether it’s Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton as the next US president, Asia is in for a security shake-up
Despite arrests and crackdowns, corruption remains a scourge in major economies